Period
to 22 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 33 26
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,850 1,981 3,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.84% 6.60% 8.04%
As % of the Vendors category 13.00% 13.83% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,533 1,782 2,781
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 14,230 14,326 19,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.94% 47.75% 49.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11,226 11,658 16,245
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,141
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.95% +3.86%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -14 647 £44,500 -6.32% 106
Hampshire +2 577 £40,000 - 49
Berkshire -6 488 £46,000 -8.00% 67
Surrey -8 383 £37,500 -6.25% 25
Buckinghamshire +2 115 £37,500 -6.25% 16
East Sussex -13 86 £36,000 -13.25% 3
Kent -11 78 £37,500 +15.38% 18
West Sussex +2 77 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Oxfordshire -95 47 £40,000 - 23
Home Counties +8 2 £62,500 +92.31%
Middlesex +3 2 £48,500 +29.33% 1
Sussex -24 1 £45,000 +38.46%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 1,327 (71.73%) Windows
2 1,117 (60.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 882 (47.68%) Windows Server
4 863 (46.65%) Microsoft
5 852 (46.05%) Active Directory
6 609 (32.92%) Cisco
7 559 (30.22%) Hyper-V
8 504 (27.24%) Linux
9 490 (26.49%) ITIL
10 458 (24.76%) Microsoft Azure
11 437 (23.62%) Firewall
12 414 (22.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 413 (22.32%) Office 365
14 366 (19.78%) MS Exchange
15 363 (19.62%) SQL
16 362 (19.57%) Citrix
17 356 (19.24%) SQL Server
18 329 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
19 325 (17.57%) WAN
20 306 (16.54%) DNS
21 287 (15.51%) LAN
22 286 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
23 245 (13.24%) DHCP
24 241 (13.03%) SAN
25 237 (12.81%) Data Centre
26 232 (12.54%) Microsoft Certification
27 221 (11.95%) TCP/IP
28 214 (11.57%) PowerShell
29 210 (11.35%) HP
30 204 (11.03%) vSphere

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 366 (19.78%) MS Exchange
2 157 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 134 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 115 (6.22%) IIS
5 95 (5.14%) SharePoint
6 89 (4.81%) Apache
7 75 (4.05%) OpenStack
8 55 (2.97%) Tomcat
9 31 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
10 30 (1.62%) Skype for Business
11 27 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
12 22 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
13 21 (1.14%) JBoss
14 17 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
14 17 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.76%) nginx
16 11 (0.59%) CloudStack
16 11 (0.59%) WebLogic
17 10 (0.54%) Confluence
18 9 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 138 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.054%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.32%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.11%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.054%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.054%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.054%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 458 (24.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 413 (22.32%) Office 365
3 286 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
4 72 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
5 62 (3.35%) IaaS
6 50 (2.70%) SaaS
7 44 (2.38%) PaaS
8 33 (1.78%) IBM Cloud
9 28 (1.51%) Bluemix
10 15 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (0.81%) Mimecast
11 12 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (0.59%) Akamai
12 11 (0.59%) OpenShift
13 10 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (0.49%) G Suite
15 8 (0.43%) GitHub
16 7 (0.38%) Amazon S3
17 6 (0.32%) Yammer
18 5 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 437 (23.62%) Firewall
2 325 (17.57%) WAN
3 306 (16.54%) DNS
4 287 (15.51%) LAN
5 245 (13.24%) DHCP
6 241 (13.03%) SAN
7 221 (11.95%) TCP/IP
8 132 (7.14%) VPN
9 107 (5.78%) Wireless
10 97 (5.24%) VLAN
11 90 (4.86%) VoIP
12 63 (3.41%) NAS
12 63 (3.41%) Network Security
13 60 (3.24%) Cisco ASA
14 50 (2.70%) NetScaler
15 43 (2.32%) MPLS
16 42 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
17 40 (2.16%) Skype
18 32 (1.73%) BGP
19 30 (1.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (19.24%) SQL Server
2 99 (5.35%) MySQL
3 56 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 50 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (2.27%) Big Data
6 39 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 38 (2.05%) NoSQL
8 31 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 25 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (1.24%) MariaDB
11 13 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.59%) Relational Database
14 10 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 8 (0.43%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
16 7 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 30 (1.62%) JIRA
3 25 (1.35%) Selenium
3 25 (1.35%) Vagrant
4 17 (0.92%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (0.65%) Cucumber
6 12 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 11 (0.59%) GitLab
8 10 (0.54%) Subversion
9 9 (0.49%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.43%) JUnit
10 8 (0.43%) Maven
10 8 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.27%) Ant
11 5 (0.27%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.22%) HP UFT
12 4 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.22%) SoapUI
General
1 172 (9.30%) Finance
2 47 (2.54%) Telecoms
3 44 (2.38%) Retail
4 33 (1.78%) Legal
5 30 (1.62%) Marketing
6 24 (1.30%) German Language
7 23 (1.24%) Law
8 21 (1.14%) Publishing
9 17 (0.92%) Italian Language
10 14 (0.76%) Banking
11 10 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.54%) Military
12 8 (0.43%) Electronics
13 7 (0.38%) Advertising
13 7 (0.38%) French Language
14 6 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.32%) Automotive
14 6 (0.32%) Dutch Language
14 6 (0.32%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 281 (15.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 256 (13.84%) Support Engineer
3 202 (10.92%) Analyst
4 194 (10.49%) Architect
5 150 (8.11%) IT Engineer
6 140 (7.57%) IT Support
7 130 (7.03%) Support Analyst
8 125 (6.76%) Consultant
9 117 (6.32%) Administrator
10 103 (5.57%) Network Engineer
11 97 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
12 92 (4.97%) VMware Engineer
13 88 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 87 (4.70%) Systems Administrator
15 80 (4.32%) 3rd Line Support
16 74 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 74 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
17 73 (3.95%) Infrastructure Support
18 71 (3.84%) IT Support Engineer
18 71 (3.84%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (3.95%) Web Services
2 65 (3.51%) .NET
3 57 (3.08%) Middleware
4 37 (2.00%) HTML
5 31 (1.68%) LDAP
6 23 (1.24%) CSS
6 23 (1.24%) Spring
7 20 (1.08%) JSON
7 20 (1.08%) RESTful
8 19 (1.03%) J2EE
9 18 (0.97%) Elastic Stack
9 18 (0.97%) LAMP
9 18 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
9 18 (0.97%) Spring Boot
10 17 (0.92%) Kafka
11 16 (0.86%) HTML5
12 11 (0.59%) Flask
12 11 (0.59%) SOAP
13 10 (0.54%) AngularJS
13 10 (0.54%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 237 (12.81%) Data Centre
2 76 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
3 67 (3.62%) Public Cloud
4 66 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (3.24%) Clustering
6 58 (3.14%) Private Cloud
7 53 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 52 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
9 47 (2.54%) Driving Licence
9 47 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 44 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
11 42 (2.27%) Replication
12 36 (1.95%) Computer Science
13 28 (1.51%) Fat Client
13 28 (1.51%) iPhone
13 28 (1.51%) Thin Client
14 21 (1.14%) NHS
15 20 (1.08%) iPad
16 17 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
16 17 (0.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1,327 (71.73%) Windows
2 882 (47.68%) Windows Server
3 504 (27.24%) Linux
4 414 (22.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 329 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 195 (10.54%) Windows 10
7 189 (10.22%) Windows 7
8 99 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 88 (4.76%) Unix
10 83 (4.49%) Windows 8
11 66 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (2.11%) CentOS
13 38 (2.05%) Mac OS X
14 37 (2.00%) Ubuntu
15 26 (1.41%) Windows XP
16 22 (1.19%) Debian
17 14 (0.76%) Windows Vista
18 9 (0.49%) Apple iOS
19 8 (0.43%) Solaris
19 8 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (26.49%) ITIL
2 184 (9.95%) Problem-Solving
3 159 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (7.57%) DevOps
5 128 (6.92%) Presales
6 108 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 107 (5.78%) Change Management
8 98 (5.30%) Configuration Management
9 96 (5.19%) Migration
10 95 (5.14%) Project Management
11 90 (4.86%) Service Management
12 81 (4.38%) Mentoring
13 77 (4.16%) Scrum
14 75 (4.05%) Open Source
15 70 (3.78%) Capacity Planning
16 68 (3.68%) Problem Management
17 64 (3.46%) Software Engineering
18 58 (3.14%) Service Delivery
19 51 (2.76%) Test Automation
20 50 (2.70%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 363 (19.62%) SQL
2 214 (11.57%) PowerShell
3 121 (6.54%) Python
4 98 (5.30%) Bash Shell
5 96 (5.19%) Java
6 83 (4.49%) Perl
7 78 (4.22%) Ruby
8 45 (2.43%) JavaScript
9 29 (1.57%) PHP
10 28 (1.51%) C#
11 23 (1.24%) C
11 23 (1.24%) VBScript
12 18 (0.97%) Go
13 17 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 14 (0.76%) C++
14 14 (0.76%) VBA
15 11 (0.59%) Java 8
16 8 (0.43%) Ada
16 8 (0.43%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 232 (12.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 182 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
3 164 (8.86%) Security Cleared
4 163 (8.81%) MCSE
5 134 (7.24%) CCNA
6 124 (6.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 121 (6.54%) Degree
8 113 (6.11%) SC Cleared
9 100 (5.41%) MCSA
10 97 (5.24%) CCNP
11 60 (3.24%) DV Cleared
12 55 (2.97%) MCP
13 50 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
14 45 (2.43%) Citrix Certification
15 40 (2.16%) CCA
16 36 (1.95%) RHCSA
17 33 (1.78%) RHCE
18 29 (1.57%) MCTS
19 27 (1.46%) CCIE
20 23 (1.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (7.62%) SLA
2 35 (1.89%) QA
3 32 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.62%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.97%) PMO
6 12 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.38%) GAMP
8 6 (0.32%) PA-DSS
9 5 (0.27%) GDPR
9 5 (0.27%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.16%) COBIT
10 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.054%) DICOM
11 1 (0.054%) RMADS
System Software
1 1,117 (60.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 852 (46.05%) Active Directory
3 559 (30.22%) Hyper-V
4 204 (11.03%) vSphere
5 172 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
6 115 (6.22%) XenApp
7 85 (4.59%) Docker
8 75 (4.05%) XenDesktop
9 71 (3.84%) VMware NSX
10 57 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
11 40 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
12 36 (1.95%) NFS
13 35 (1.89%) VirtualBox
14 28 (1.51%) KVM
14 28 (1.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 26 (1.41%) vCloud
16 20 (1.08%) XenServer
17 15 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
18 14 (0.76%) Samba
19 12 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 200 (10.81%) SCCM
2 126 (6.81%) Puppet
3 99 (5.35%) SCOM
4 93 (5.03%) vCenter Server
5 74 (4.00%) Ansible
6 71 (3.84%) Backup Exec
7 45 (2.43%) Kubernetes
7 45 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
8 43 (2.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 38 (2.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 32 (1.73%) Cisco Prime
11 31 (1.68%) Failover Clustering
12 28 (1.51%) vRealize
13 26 (1.41%) WSUS
14 25 (1.35%) Nagios
14 25 (1.35%) Terraform
15 23 (1.24%) FortiGate
16 21 (1.14%) logstash
17 20 (1.08%) NetBackup
17 20 (1.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 863 (46.65%) Microsoft
2 609 (32.92%) Cisco
3 362 (19.57%) Citrix
4 210 (11.35%) HP
5 197 (10.65%) Oracle
6 119 (6.43%) NetApp
7 117 (6.32%) Red Hat
8 97 (5.24%) Veeam
9 95 (5.14%) Juniper
10 89 (4.81%) Dell
11 81 (4.38%) Apple
12 79 (4.27%) F5
13 78 (4.22%) SolarWinds
14 75 (4.05%) Symantec
15 72 (3.89%) Google
16 68 (3.68%) Palo Alto
17 57 (3.08%) CommVault
18 56 (3.03%) EMC
19 52 (2.81%) CheckPoint
19 52 (2.81%) IBM